ABC Meets: Art Director Anneke Krull

Amsterdam-based art director Anneke Krull has worked with such acclaimed fashion magazines as Marie Claire, Avantgarde and Elegance for over 12 years.

She has directed numerous advertising campaigns for clients such as the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam and Jeunesse Jewelry.

Finding new illustration talent is a devoted passion for Krull—she is constantly culling the globe for new illustrators to work with and writes about this brilliant artists on her blog www.iloveillustration.nl.

Illustration is one of today’s fastest growing creative disciplines. Its versatility has made it a key visual element in fashion, lifestyle, editorial design, and advertising.

Illustrations depict and enrich content in magazines and other publications. They help advertisers to address target audiences more precisely. Illustration appears more and more frequently in fashion and packaging design, and the combination of illustration and photography has resulted in a new, more complex visual language.

The Beautiful is a sumptuous  new book  edited by Anneke Krull, presenting the work of today’s 100 trendiest and most promising illustrators in the areas of fashion, lifestyle, editorial design, and commercial illustration. You can see some sample pages on the  publisher’s website.

Anneke will be at our Amsterdam store to launch The Beautiful on Saturday September 25th  at 3pm. Let everyone know you’ll be there on our Facebook event page.